Without doubt, the iPad is revolutionary in the field of personal technology, useful for almost anything. A little know-how goes a long way with your iPad experience. By following these tips, you will quickly become proficient.
If you want to utilize your iPad for processor-heavy tasks like gaming, watching videos or listening to music, you may get less usage time out of a battery charge. Your battery will last longer if you reduce the brightness of your screen. You may find you can enjoy your iPad without using the brightest setting possible.
There are alternatives to viewing pictures if you do not want to click on the camera roll icon. All you have to do is swipe the screen right and your video or picture will appear. Simply wipe to the left in order to check out older pictures or videos.
You can adjust your email settings to allow you to increase the number of lines displayed in preview. Visit “settings” followed by “mail” and find the “preview” setting. Changes this setting to display up to five lines. Now you can see more of each email in your inbox, speeding up the skimming process.
Even if you are in a rush, don’t make the mistake of charging your iPad with the charger for your iPhone. Your iPhone does not have the same wattage as the iPad and it can be detrimental to the health of your iPhone charger to do so. If you try to use an iPhone charger, you’ll have to wait a very long time for it to fully charge. This is why the charger that comes with the iPad is the best to use.
The email app will show you the first two lines of an email’s text unless you change this setting. You can change this to see more, if you so desire. Under Settings, tap on Mail. Under the mail menu, choose Contacts, and then Calender. Change the Preview options for mail to More Lines.
You are able to send messages more easily when you use shortcuts. For instance, hitting your space bar two times as you type automatically inserts a period and a space. You don’t have to do it manually this way.
Click Settings, Mail, Contacts and Calendars to add Google Calendar to your iPad. Select Add an Account and tap the Other one. Tap the icon Add CaIDAV Account and insert your Google information. After you’ve done this, leave the settings, then tap the calendar app. All that you need should be right there.
It is easy to get a screenshot of a page displayed on the iPad. Just hold down the Home and Sleep buttons together. Click! The photo will be taken and visible in your Photos app.
It’s now possible to quickly mute the iPad. The original iPads did not have a mute button. The IOS 4.3 gave the choice of a lock switch to lock the iPad orientation or to mute the sound. Just hold the volume down button for a few seconds to mute.
Technology has been forever changed with the invention of the iPad. Its extensive range of features has made it become a very versatile tool in almost any application. Familiarize yourself with the different features of your iPad by applying the tips you just read.